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Paddle UK Sea Kayak Award in Port Gaverne, Cornwall

£ 200

Port Gaverne, Port Isaac, Cornwall

Paddle UK Sea Kayak Award in Port Gaverne, Cornwall
Minimum age: 14
Port Gaverne, Port Isaac, Cornwall
Cancellation: Moderate
Duration: 2 days
Start time(s): 09:00
£ 200

Activity Highlights:

Begin a journey of skill development and coastal exploration with our Paddle UK Sea Kayak Award. Aimed at those with some prior paddling experience or those aspiring to start a career in the outdoors industry, this specialist course offers skills, knowledge, and confidence alongside an industry-recognised qualification. Paddle further, explore more, and elevate your excursion to an expedition on the beautiful Cornish coast.

Key Details

  • Dates: May 30th – 31st 2024, June 13th -14th 2024
  • Duration: Two days
  • Location: Port Gaverne, Cornish coast
  • Price: TBC
  • Equipment Provided: Closed cockpit sea kayak or sit on top kayak
  • Maximum Wind: Force 3
  • Maximum Tides: 1 knot

Key Skills

  • Proficient equipment use and setup
  • Effective route planning considering weather, tides, and sea conditions
  • Enhanced personal sea kayak manoeuvring techniques
  • Decision-making and sea kayak rescue skills development

Course Breakdown

Prepare for an enriching experience as you complete our Sea Kayak Award course. Over two days in Port Gaverne, Cornwall, expect to delve deep into the intricacies of coastal kayaking.

You’ll start by familiarising yourself with equipment setup and mastering route planning techniques, essential for navigating the dynamic coastal environment. Then, immerse yourself in practical sessions where you’ll refine your paddling skills and learn advanced manoeuvres, all while soaking in the gorgeous scenery of Cornwall’s coastline.

By the end of the course, expect to emerge with newfound confidence, certification, and a deeper appreciation for the art of sea kayaking.

Location

Set against the beautiful backdrop of the Cornish coast, our course offers an immersive experience, paddling from Port Gaverne and visiting remote beaches, coves, and sea caves.

Prerequisites

No previous sea kayaking experience is required, making this award accessible to kayakers of all levels. However, participants should be comfortable in water and reasonably fit.

Why Choose Us

With 18 years of experience in Cornwall, we’re a premier centre for coasteering, kayaking, paddleboarding, and sea swimming. Our expert guides and diverse venues ensure accessible adventures for all.

Choose us for our commitment to providing a personalised and enriching experience. Our qualified instructors prioritise safety while fostering an environment that encourages skill development and confidence building.

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What's Included:

  • Expert guidance from a qualified sea kayak coach
  • Use of closed cockpit sea kayak or sit on top kayak
  • Necessary equipment and safety gear
  • Theory and practical sessions
  • Opportunities for assessment and certification

What's Not Included:

  • Personal items such as sunscreen, a hat, and water bottle
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Transport to and from the meeting point

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, this course is suitable for participants of all levels, including beginners. Although we do recommend some basic kayaking experience. 

You can choose between a closed cockpit sea kayak or a sit on top kayak, whichever you prefer.

Yes, you’ll have the opportunity for assessment and certification upon meeting the required standards.

No, we do not provide accommodation. We can however give you some recommendations on local places to stay. 

If you’d like some help choosing accommodation, please contact the adventuro team using the chat below. They’ll be happy to give you some ideas!

We meet at Port Gaverne beach prior to our activities unless otherwise stated.

PARKING IS LIMITED IN THE AREA. 

We recommend allowing plenty of time to find parking. Alternatively to minimise traffic congestion it might be easier if somebody can drop you off for the activity. The public conveniences in Port Gaverne aren’t always open and we’d recommend using the public toilets in St Endellion Car Park (20p) before coming down into Port Gaverne.

We provide all the equipment needed for your activity.

Please note – we don’t have any changing facilities, therefore you will be getting changed on the beach so please bring a changing robe or large towel.

We recommend that you only bring what is essential for your time with us. We can store bags in our equipment store but please note we don’t have any lockers and/or secure storage. Any valuables left in the care of us are left at the owners risk.

You’re more than welcome to wear your own wetsuits providing they’re suitable for the water temperature at the time of your activity.

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  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

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  • If you cancel after that, you’ll pay 50% up to 48 hours beforehand and the full amount after 48 hours.
  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

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  • To receive a full refund, you must cancel at least 14 days before their booking.
  • If you cancel between 7 and 14 days before your booking, you’ll pay 50% of the cost.
  • If you cancel less than 7 days before the booking starts, you’ll pay the full amount.
  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

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  • To receive a full refund, you must cancel at least 30 days before your booking.
  • If you cancel between 7 and 30 days before your booking, you’ll pay 50% of the cost.
  • If you cancel less than 7 days before the booking starts, you’ll pay the full amount.
  • You can also receive a full refund if you cancel within 48 hours of paying if the cancellation occurs at least 14 days before the booking starts.
  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

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